Our best of the year pictures, Covid-19 pandemic, 2020

Our best of the year pictures during the Covid-19 pandemic.


People queue outside a Boots pharmacy in the Uplands area of Swansea, south Wales, UK. Thursday 19 March 2020


A man removes his facemask to light a cigarette in the city centre of Swansea, south Wales, UK. Friday 20 March 2020


Manager Levente Jakab and owner Noah Redfern, kill time after doing some light maintenance work at Noah’s Yard bar and cafe, which had to close following instructions from Government, in the Uplands area in Swansea, Wales, UK. Saturday 21 March 2020


Ewan Donaldson who is self-isolating in his flat in Neath, Wales, UK. Friday 27 March 2020


Two mounted police officers inspect the deserted car park in Bracelet Bay near Swansea, Wales, UK. Friday 10 April 2020


Workers build the temporary Bay Field Hospital near Swansea, Wales, UK. Thursday 16 April 2020


Nikolas Ioan, 15, is doing homework at his home while isolating with his family during the Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic, Swansea, Wales, UK. Friday 24 April 2020


Two police officers and a Coastguard officer speak to a man who was swimming in Langland Bay near Swansea, Wales, UK. Sunday 26 April 2020


A man creates giant soap bubbles at the end of a warm sunny day, just before sunset on the sandy beach of Swansea Bay, Wales, UK


Local residents Hayley Francis (R) with daughter Evie who is an army cadet, celebrate VE Day by social distancing in the Loughor area of Swansea, Wales, UK. Thursday 26 March 2020


A Stay Home graffiti on a wall at St Helen’s Ground in Swansea, Wales, UK. Saturday 16 May2020


Protests for NHS pay take place in Castle Square, Swansea, Wales, UK. Saturday 08 August 2020


Layla, one of the young women whose work at the For Your Eyes Only club has been affected because of the Covid-19 pandemic in Cardiff, Wales, UK. Tuesday 29 September 2020


Barber Maz Kamal gives customer Paul Phillips a haircut in Narberth, Wales, UK. Friday 23 October2020


A woman waves while standing outside Chick-o-land take-away in Wind Street during Beaujolais Day, Swansea, Wales, UK. Thursday 19 November 2020


A member of staff tests himself before the Covid-19 mass testing facility opens for the public at the Leisure Centre in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, UK. Saturday 21 November 2020


Shoppers during the Tier 4 lockdown in the almost deserted Oxford Street, Swansea, Wales, UK.